We Work for the People

October 30, 2020 We are adjuncts. We teach because we believe in the power of education to improve people’s lives. Across our state there are thousands of us working everyday to advance the next...

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Florida Ballot Measures Explained

October 2, 2020 Amendment 1 • Vote No Citizenship Requirement to Vote in Florida Elections It is already the law in Florida that non-citizens are barred from voting. The state constitution currently...

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Open Letter to President Trump from Healthcare Professionals

February 21, 2017 Dear Mr. President, As doctors, nurses, healthcare providers, medical students, and above all, healers, we are compelled to speak out against your Executive Order on immigrants and...

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Mayor Gimenez: Don’t Give in to Hate

January 27, 2017 Miami, FL — Monica Russo, SEIU Florida president and executive vice president of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers, has released the following statement in response to Miami-Dade County...

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Henry’s Statement on Trump’s Targeting Immigrant Families

June 21, 2016 WASHINGTON—SEIU International President Mary Kay Henry issued the following statement on President Trump’s executive orders that would put refugees in danger and limit immigration from...

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Message from President Alphonso Mayfield on Black Lives Matter

April 27, 2016 This is a sad week for all of us. We are all shocked and dismayed by the brutal killing of the two black men and five police officers this week. My thoughts and prayers are with all the...

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SEIU 2016 General Election Endorsement List

February 22, 2016 The members of SEIU Florida have made the following endorsements for the 2016 November General election: President & Vice President Hillary Clinton & Tim Kaine (D) US Senate Patrick...

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Cuts to Head Start Would Hurt My Family

February 8, 2013 By Alysha Cosby-Mosley I am a mother, educator and a student that has faith in the Head Start programs and the benefits children and working-class families receive from that program. I have...

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